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As the New Islamic Year commences…

PS: As the New Islamic Year – 1438 – commences I extend my heartiest congratulations to one and all 🙂

Sharing a few relevant posts and related links on this gracious occasion.

Hijrah, the basis of Islamic Calendar

1437 years have passed since the Prophet Muhammad sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-sallam made his epoch-making journey called Hijrah.

Islam, unlike other religions, is not found on hero-worship.  Continue reading

September 27, 2016 Posted by | Islamic Months, Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Know Your Hijrah. Do Your Hijrah!

Two hadeeths, in relation to Hijrah, stand out distinctly.

These two great sayings of the glorious Messenger of Allah – Prophet Muhammad, sal-lal-laahu-alaihi-wa-sallam – in fact set the Agenda for the New Year.

They set the agenda for every New Year. Every New Month. Every New Week. Every New Day. Every New Moment!

If you care about your Islam, you will value them in your life.

So happy New Year to you, and to every moment of your life. Continue reading

October 16, 2015 Posted by | Islamic Months, New Year | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In view of Muharram and Islamic New Year…..

PS: The New Hijri Year has commenced 🙂 Today is the first day of the Year 1436. So 1st Muharram 1436 corresponds to Saturday, the 25th October 2014. 

Presenting some info on the subject……

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October 21, 2014 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The du’aa of Umar ibn al Khattab رضي الله عنه

The du’aa of Umar ibn al Khattaab رضي الله عنه after reciting the Qur’an is one of its kind and the most comprehensive du’aa ever. And a very beautiful du’aa, Mashaa’Allah!

As we are entering the most blessed days/nights, the last 10 days and nights of this blessed month, I felt this might be of some use at least to those of you who are unaware of this highly meaningful du’aa.

One can make this du’aa after reading/reciting even a small portion of the Qur’an, not necessarily only at the end of one full recitation of the Qur’an.  Continue reading

July 28, 2013 Posted by | Du'aa of Umar ibn al Khattab | , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Ramadhaan Presentation

View this Ramadhaan Presentation, Inshaa’Allah

This is my old one but with some additions 🙂

 

July 19, 2012 Posted by | Islamic Months: RAMADHAN | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

On the occasion of Islamic New Year….

Come Islamic New Year, we find Muslims discussing, arguing and even hurling abuses at one another. Reason?

Is it right to say ‘Happy New Year’ or not!

Smart Muslims cite fatwas arguing it is not allowed to say Happy New Year. Fine, accepted. Continue reading

November 28, 2011 Posted by | Muqeet's (assorted) | , , , , | 7 Comments